Central Oregon Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - PoorQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Central Oregon Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 6,075 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1955 and is one of the 3 colleges and schools located in Bend, Oregon.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
41
Fair
At Central Oregon Community College you can get your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Central Oregon Community College deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 41 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical, Automotive and Mechanic, Nursing, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
56%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Central Oregon Community College student retention rate is low at 56% (way below Oregon average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
19 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Central Oregon Community College is very low - 26%. Roughly 38% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Central Oregon Community College is reasonably decent -- 19:1. Learn more information regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,200
Medium
Average tuition price is relatevely low - around $8,900 a year. The additional fees at Central Oregon Community College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $300; which comes to $9,200 annually.

Read the details about Central Oregon Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The school will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Central Oregon Community College is $25.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Central Oregon Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (541) 383-7500 or check Central Oregon Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
Central Oregon Community College offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Central Oregon Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Central Oregon Community College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 400 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option.

Based on the college crime data, Central Oregon Community College seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Central Oregon Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Central Oregon Community College, 2600 NW College Way, Bend, Oregon 97703, USA
Location Map - Street View:
Central Oregon Community College Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Central Oregon Community College Location Map - City View

Learn More About Central Oregon Community College

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Oregon Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Our listing contains 38 accounting and finance schools and colleges in Portland, Eugene, Tigard, Klamath Falls, McMinnville, Salem, Corvallis, and 21 more cities. Approximately 1,700 accounting and finance diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for accounting and finance programs in OR - $19,200.

Automotive and Mechanic
Read about 12 automotive and mechanic schools and colleges in Gresham, Bend, Roseburg, Oregon City, Grants Pass, Astoria, Portland, and 9 other cities. Approximately 700 automotive and mechanic diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition for automotive and mechanic programs in OR is about $8,700.

Business
Read about 44 business schools and colleges in Portland, Salem, Eugene, Klamath Falls, Tigard, McMinnville, Astoria, and 24 other cities. Around 4,400 business diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for business degree programs in OR is approximately $21,800.

Chemistry
We reviewed 19 chemistry schools and colleges in Portland, Forest Grove, Salem, Bend, Newberg, La Grande, Eugene, and 11 other cities. About 600 chemistry diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition price for chemistry degree programs in OR - $30,000.

Computer Science
Learn more about 36 computer science schools and colleges in Portland, Salem, Tigard, McMinnville, Eugene, Grants Pass, Oregon City, and 19 more cities. Approximately 1,900 computer science diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for computer science degree programs in OR is around $17,500.

Criminal Justice
We reviewed 26 criminal justice schools and colleges in Portland, Salem, Eugene, Tigard, Bend, Ontario, Wilsonville, and 16 more cities. About 900 criminal justice degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for criminal justice programs in OR is about $15,700.

Culinary
We list 13 culinary schools and colleges in Portland, Eugene, Albany, Tillamook, Klamath Falls, Coos Bay, Roseburg, and 7 other cities. About 700 culinary diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition charges for culinary programs in OR is roughly $11,000.

Dental
Our directory contains 17 dental schools and colleges in Portland, Eugene, Pendleton, Medford, Grants Pass, Roseburg, Bend, and 11 other cities. About 700 dental degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for dental programs in OR is approximately $15,900.

Engineering
Our directory contains 21 engineering schools and colleges in Portland, Salem, Albany, McMinnville, Grants Pass, Bend, Ontario, and 13 other cities. Approximately 2,100 engineering diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for engineering degree programs in OR: $24,000.

Firefighting
Our listing contains 12 firefighting schools and colleges in Monmouth, Coos Bay, Roseburg, Oregon City, La Grande, Bend, Portland, and 9 more cities. Approximately 200 firefighting diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for firefighting programs in OR is around $9,300.

Flight and Aviation
Read about 5 flight and aviation schools and colleges in Ontario, Roseburg, Eugene, Portland, and Bend. About 200 flight and aviation diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for flight and aviation degree programs in OR: $7,900.

Forestry
We reviewed 4 forestry schools and colleges in Corvallis, Coos Bay, Gresham, and Bend. About 200 forestry diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition for forestry programs in OR is about $20,500.

General Studies
We list 37 general studies schools and colleges in Portland, Eugene, Salem, Klamath Falls, Albany, Grants Pass, Newport, and 22 more cities. Approximately 9,800 general studies degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for general studies programs in OR - $11,900.

Industrial Technologies
Read about 19 industrial technologies schools and colleges in Portland, Klamath Falls, Salem, Eugene, Roseburg, Astoria, Oregon City, and 12 more cities. About 1,300 industrial technologies diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition for industrial technologies degree programs in OR: $8,800.

Installation and Repair
Learn more about 13 installation and repair schools and colleges in Eugene, Salem, Albany, Pendleton, Gresham, Coos Bay, Roseburg, and 10 other cities. Around 100 installation and repair diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for installation and repair programs in OR is roughly $10,000.

Management
Get details on 46 management schools and colleges in Portland, Salem, Eugene, Klamath Falls, Tigard, McMinnville, Astoria, and 24 other cities. Approximately 4,700 management diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition for management programs in OR is roughly $20,300.

Marketing and Advertising
Detailed information about 27 marketing and advertising schools and colleges in Portland, Eugene, Klamath Falls, McMinnville, Albany, Marylhurst, Tillamook, and 14 more cities. About 900 marketing and advertising degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition for marketing and advertising degree programs in OR is approximately $24,400.

Massage Therapy and Chiropractic
Read information about 8 massage therapy and chiropractic schools and colleges in Portland, Bend, Wilsonville, Grants Pass, and Tigard. About 500 massage therapy and chiropractic degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for massage therapy and chiropractic degree programs in OR: $9,600.

Medical
We reviewed 40 medical schools and colleges in Portland, Salem, Eugene, McMinnville, Klamath Falls, Forest Grove, Ontario, and 20 other cities. About 3,300 medical diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for medical degree programs in OR is approximately $21,900.

Medical Assistant
Our directory contains 30 medical assistant schools and colleges in Portland, Salem, Klamath Falls, Albany, Gresham, Roseburg, Eugene, and 18 other cities. About 2,600 medical assistant diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for medical assistant degree programs in OR is roughly $13,400.

Nursing
Get details on 29 nursing schools and colleges in Portland, Salem, Bend, Newport, Wilsonville, Klamath Falls, Roseburg, and 16 more cities. About 2,400 nursing diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for nursing degree programs in OR is approximately $19,200.

Office and Clerical Services
Learn more about 17 office and clerical services schools and colleges in Klamath Falls, Grants Pass, Salem, Bend, Pendleton, Tillamook, Eugene, and 13 other cities. Around 500 office and clerical services degrees are granted each year. Average tuition charges for office and clerical services degree programs in OR is approximately $9,100.

Pharmacy
We reviewed 15 pharmacy schools and colleges in Portland, Salem, Forest Grove, Bend, Medford, Corvallis, Wilsonville, and 9 more cities. Around 300 pharmacy diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition for pharmacy programs in OR is around $25,900.

Psychology
Learn more about 29 psychology schools and colleges in Portland, Salem, Eugene, Forest Grove, Newberg, Bend, Marylhurst, and 15 other cities. Approximately 2,500 psychology diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition for psychology programs in OR is roughly $28,500.

Retailing and Wholesaling
Learn more about 23 retailing and wholesaling schools and colleges in Portland, Klamath Falls, Corvallis, Astoria, Ontario, Grants Pass, Salem, and 15 more cities. Approximately 300 retailing and wholesaling degrees are granted every year. Average tuition charges for retailing and wholesaling degree programs in OR - $19,700.

Social Work
Our listing contains 25 social work schools and colleges in Portland, Eugene, Salem, Albany, La Grande, Roseburg, Forest Grove, and 16 more cities. Around 1,600 social work degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for social work degree programs in OR is around $24,000.

Veterinary
Our listing contains 8 veterinary schools and colleges in Portland, Pendleton, Corvallis, Ontario, Bend, Medford, and Albany. Approximately 200 veterinary degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition for veterinary programs in OR is around $18,800.

Work and Family Studies
Read information about 16 work and family studies schools and colleges in Portland, Eugene, Salem, Bend, Oregon City, Gresham, Corvallis, and 11 more cities. Approximately 1,000 work and family studies diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition cost for work and family studies programs in OR is about $19,700.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors








Other Nearby Colleges